Caribbean Report 31-05-1991

SpecialCollections.repositoryAll sounds files in this collection are being kept at the Main Library, Mona Campus, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.contributorThe University of the West Indiesen_US
dc.contributor.authorCrosskill, Hugh (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorMcDonald, Franklin (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorPastor, Robert (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGreaves, Phillip (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBagas, Peter (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAgnew, Jonathan (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.descriptionUnrelated clip preludes the report.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:53)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Growing concerns in the Caribbean over the safety of two nuclear power plants under construction in Cuba and the preparedness of the region in the event of an accident. Franklin McDonald of the Disaster Preparedness Office in Jamaica, comments on the response of the Caribbean to a nuclear accident (00:54-05:47)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The Dutch government may resort to military intervention in Suriname if Desi Bouterse and his army interfere with the country’s newly elected administration. An international observer, Dr. Robert Pastor of the Carter Centre, comments on his recent talks with the Dutch and the assurance given by Desi Bouterse that he will respect the democratic process (05:48-09:30)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. St. Lucia’s fears over the loss of their second weekly BWEE flight on the London route have been temporarily allayed. Although the operational license was due to expire today, the UK government has agreed to extend it despite the absence of the Multilateral Air Service Agreement with Caricome due to Barbados’ unwillingness to sign. Prime Minister of Barbados, Phillip Greaves reiterates that his country’s position remains unchanged and Peter Bagas, Chairman of St. Lucia Air Service Committee, comments on the current air service arrangement in the Caribbean (09:31-13:19)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The selection of the English cricket team is announced for the upcoming test match against the West Indies. Jonathan Agnew reports (13:20-14:35)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Haiti has been chosen as the venue for the first meeting of the newly formed Latin American Inter-Parliamentary Human Rights Commission at the end of the year (14:36-15:11)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 17 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.publisherThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.relation.ispartofThe BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011en_US
dc.rightsCopyright British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.rights.accessRightsAccess to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshNuclear power plants -- Accidents -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEmergency management -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshSuriname -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Surinameen_US
dc.subject.lcshDemocracy -- Surinameen_US
dc.subject.lcshAirlines -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshAeronautics, Commercial -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- Englanden_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- West Indiesen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket players -- Englanden_US
dc.subject.otherMultilateral Air Service Agreementen_US
dc.subject.otherBritish West Indies Airwaysen_US
dc.subject.otherLatin American Inter-Parliamentary Commissionen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 31-05-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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